Online Safety Update

Spending money on Fortnite The increasing number of children who say they have spent money on Fortnite is astounding – with some children, the purchases are deliberate and some not so. The worry is that children do not understand that V-Bucks equate to real money; please ensure card details are not stored on devices and […]

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Anglo-Saxon life

Year 5 and 6 have been learning about where the Anglo-Saxons came from and which parts of Britain they invaded. They have also been learning about how life would have been very different in comparison to the current era and today, in the willows, constructed their own Saxon houses out of natural materials. They all […]

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Invaders are coming!

Welcome back! I apologise for the delay in uploading the curriculum overview and the welcome letter. Hopefully, you will find all the necessary information with regards to this term in the documents below. But, as always, feel free to contact me if you have any further questions or queries.   Yr 5 homework pack Summer […]

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A fab week for Year 5 & 6

Firstly, a huge thank you to everyone who attended our Ocean Rescue fundraiser on Friday; we managed to raise just over £125!! It was great to see everyone get involved with the little competition at the end and, once again, there were some amazing projects! The total above is set to increase as we are planning […]

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Celebration assembly 15.3.19

Well done to Liv and Orlaith for earning my teacher’s award this week: both of you have worked so hard  and with great determination to strive for perfection. Aidan has managed to maintain his title as the fastest rockstar in school, and has earned the most coins this week in year 6. Thandi managed to […]

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Celebrations in Year 5 & 6

Hopefully you would have heard that this week, year 5 & 6 have been creating their own rhyming stories; these are aimed at younger children to encourage them to recycle and to give them a greater understanding of how they can save our planet (by saving water for example). They are extremely pleased, as with […]

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The latest crazes

Dear parents/carers, Keeping children safe whilst online is an ongoing concern and one that is continually changing and difficult to keep up to date with. The latest craze, which has unfortunately killed some children already across the world, is a ‘Momo’ character and ‘the Momo challenge’, a game that allegedly encourages children to perform acts […]

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Online Safety Day 2019

Because it is National Online Safety day, year 5 and 6 children have been creating their own explanation text to tell year 3 and 4 exactly how to stay safe online by managing their risks and encouraging them to talk to people they trust. Year 3 and 4 children will then be using their writing […]

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Save the Planet

Please find attached all the necessary information for the term ahead. Thanks to FOIS, we are having the doors blocked up between the classrooms to reduce the noise level. Therefore, photos of the classroom will be put up after the wall has been constructed. Here’s to a fab term! Liz Harrison   Homework Pack Yr […]

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